The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 394 292 259
Rank change year-on-year
-102 -33
Contract jobs citing WinForms 166 272 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.62% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.31% 2.26% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 177 208
Average daily rate
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£500 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 13
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -2.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -3.33%
WinForms
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12683 12009 11563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.31% 27.30% 28.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8620 7684 7424
Average daily rate £398 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 249 314
Average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £14.08 £19.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.85 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram in England

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -19 96 £550 +4.76% 48
South East -16 28 £364 -4.90% 31
East of England +9 18 £261 -16.40% 13
West Midlands -22 7 £275 -8.33% 16
South West -15 5 - - 14
Yorkshire -36 4 £350 +27.27% 42
North West -40 4 £325 - 20
East Midlands +2 2 £350 +16.66% 9
North East - - - - 6
WinForms
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WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms.

1 307 (85.28%) C#
2 279 (77.50%) .NET
3 182 (50.56%) SQL Server
4 156 (43.33%) WPF
5 151 (41.94%) SQL
6 107 (29.72%) Windows
7 105 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
8 98 (27.22%) WCF
9 90 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 86 (23.89%) Finance
11 79 (21.94%) .NET Framework
12 78 (21.67%) TDD
13 70 (19.44%) XML
14 67 (18.61%) HTML
15 65 (18.06%) MVC
16 62 (17.22%) VB.NET
17 61 (16.94%) Web Services
18 60 (16.67%) Microsoft
19 58 (16.11%) JavaScript
20 57 (15.83%) Front Office
21 55 (15.28%) Scrum
22 53 (14.72%) T-SQL
22 53 (14.72%) Visual Studio
22 53 (14.72%) Multithreading
23 48 (13.33%) Banking
24 45 (12.50%) Oracle
25 43 (11.94%) Java
26 41 (11.39%) OO
26 41 (11.39%) SQL Server 2008
27 36 (10.00%) DevExpress

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (3.33%) Confluence
1 12 (3.33%) TIBCO EMS
2 9 (2.50%) IIS
3 4 (1.11%) WorkSite
4 3 (0.83%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.83%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.56%) Node.js
5 2 (0.56%) CMS
5 2 (0.56%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.56%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.28%) Kentico
6 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.50%) MS Office
3 5 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.78%) ION MarketView
2 3 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.56%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.56%) Summit
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.67%) FTP
2 5 (1.39%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.39%) SSL
3 3 (0.83%) DNS
3 3 (0.83%) Internet
3 3 (0.83%) AMQP
4 2 (0.56%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.28%) LDAP
5 1 (0.28%) HTTP
5 1 (0.28%) Firewall
5 1 (0.28%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.28%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (50.56%) SQL Server
2 41 (11.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (7.22%) Relational Database
4 19 (5.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (5.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (2.78%) Oracle Database
7 8 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (1.94%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (1.67%) DTS
10 4 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.11%) DB2
11 3 (0.83%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.83%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.83%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.56%) Sybase ASE
12 2 (0.56%) MySQL
13 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.28%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 53 (14.72%) Visual Studio
2 35 (9.72%) JIRA
3 34 (9.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 33 (9.17%) NUnit
5 18 (5.00%) TeamCity
6 17 (4.72%) Subversion
7 12 (3.33%) MSI
8 10 (2.78%) TestNG
8 10 (2.78%) Mockito
8 10 (2.78%) JUnit
9 9 (2.50%) MSTest
10 8 (2.22%) Selenium
11 7 (1.94%) Git (software)
12 6 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (1.39%) Ant
13 5 (1.39%) Maven
14 4 (1.11%) CruiseControl
15 3 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
15 3 (0.83%) PowerBuilder
15 3 (0.83%) JMeter
General
1 86 (23.89%) Finance
2 57 (15.83%) Front Office
3 48 (13.33%) Banking
4 31 (8.61%) Investment Banking
5 12 (3.33%) Back Office
6 5 (1.39%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.11%) Retail
8 3 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.83%) Games
9 2 (0.56%) Electronics
9 2 (0.56%) Legal
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.28%) French Language
10 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Marketing
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 331 (91.94%) Developer
2 154 (42.78%) C# Developer
3 125 (34.72%) .NET Developer
4 41 (11.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 33 (9.17%) WPF Developer
7 28 (7.78%) WinForms Developer
8 25 (6.94%) Software Developer
9 23 (6.39%) Java Developer
10 18 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
11 14 (3.89%) VB.NET Developer
12 10 (2.78%) Software Engineer
13 9 (2.50%) Front Office Developer
13 9 (2.50%) Agile C# Developer
14 7 (1.94%) Analyst
14 7 (1.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 7 (1.94%) Database Developer
14 7 (1.94%) SQL Developer
15 6 (1.67%) Senior C# Developer
16 5 (1.39%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (77.50%) .NET
2 156 (43.33%) WPF
3 98 (27.22%) WCF
4 90 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 79 (21.94%) .NET Framework
6 70 (19.44%) XML
7 67 (18.61%) HTML
8 61 (16.94%) Web Services
9 34 (9.44%) CSS
10 28 (7.78%) jQuery
11 22 (6.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (6.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 19 (5.28%) XSLT
13 17 (4.72%) ADO.NET
14 15 (4.17%) HTML5
15 14 (3.89%) .NET Remoting
15 14 (3.89%) LINQ
15 14 (3.89%) Spring
16 11 (3.06%) ASP.NET Web API
17 10 (2.78%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.39%) Fixed Income
3 22 (6.11%) Derivative
4 18 (5.00%) Equities
5 9 (2.50%) Hedge funds
6 6 (1.67%) Visualisation
6 6 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (1.67%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.67%) Mathematics
6 6 (1.67%) Equity Derivative
6 6 (1.67%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (1.39%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.39%) PKI
7 5 (1.39%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.39%) SCADA
7 5 (1.39%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.11%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.11%) Credit Derivative
8 4 (1.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 107 (29.72%) Windows
2 6 (1.67%) Linux
3 5 (1.39%) Windows 8
4 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.56%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (21.67%) TDD
3 65 (18.06%) MVC
4 55 (15.28%) Scrum
5 53 (14.72%) Multithreading
6 41 (11.39%) OO
7 24 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 24 (6.67%) MVVM
8 23 (6.39%) Software Engineering
9 21 (5.83%) OOD
10 20 (5.56%) BDD
11 19 (5.28%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (3.89%) E-Commerce
13 13 (3.61%) UML
13 13 (3.61%) Business Analysis
13 13 (3.61%) Refactoring
13 13 (3.61%) Dependency Injection
14 12 (3.33%) Kanban
14 12 (3.33%) Web Development
14 12 (3.33%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 307 (85.28%) C#
2 151 (41.94%) SQL
3 62 (17.22%) VB.NET
4 58 (16.11%) JavaScript
5 53 (14.72%) T-SQL
6 43 (11.94%) Java
7 22 (6.11%) VB
8 16 (4.44%) C++
9 14 (3.89%) XAML
10 8 (2.22%) PL/SQL
10 8 (2.22%) VBA
11 6 (1.67%) VBScript
12 4 (1.11%) VB6
13 3 (0.83%) Python
13 3 (0.83%) C
13 3 (0.83%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.56%) XPath
14 2 (0.56%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.28%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (4.17%) Degree
2 13 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.67%) DV Cleared
3 6 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.83%) MCPD
5 1 (0.28%) ISEB
5 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.72%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 60 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 45 (12.50%) Oracle
3 36 (10.00%) DevExpress
4 31 (8.61%) Sybase
5 26 (7.22%) TIBCO
6 16 (4.44%) Syncfusion
7 13 (3.61%) IBM
8 11 (3.06%) Infragistics
9 10 (2.78%) ION Trading
10 4 (1.11%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.11%) Bloomberg
10 4 (1.11%) Interwoven
11 3 (0.83%) Reuters
11 3 (0.83%) VMware
11 3 (0.83%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.56%) AccuRev
12 2 (0.56%) Telerik
12 2 (0.56%) Calypso
13 1 (0.28%) Murex
13 1 (0.28%) OpenLink
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